Under existing law, the Alabama Crime Victims' Compensation Commission may award compensation to individual victims and dependents of victims of violent crimes
This bill would authorize the commission to make an emergency award to domestic violence victims who meet certain eligibility criteria
This bill would provide guidelines for victims' compensation
To add Sections 15-23-24 and 15-23-25 to the Code of Alabama 1975, relating to the Alabama Crime Victims' Compensation Commission; to authorize the commission to make an emergency award to domestic violence victims; and to provide criteria and guidelines for compensation.
|January 12, 2010||Read for the first time and referred to the House of Representatives committee on Judiciary|
|Bill Text||HB208 Alabama 2010 Session - Introduced|